The fifth and final qualifiers’ place will be decided between Ahli-Sidab and Ibri on Monday with the winner completing the round-of-32. The six teams from the second and third division clubs competed for the five available spots.
In the qualifiers played on Thursday, Dibba defeated former champion Ahli-Sidab 5-2 at the Khasab Sports
Complex, Al Mussanah routed Hamra 4-1 at the Seeb Sports Stadium and hosts Ibri lost to Yanqul 0-1.
A lucky draw was held among the three losing teams – Hamra, Ahli-Sidab and Ibri – to determine the fourth spot. Hamra became the fourth team to qualify.
The draw for main round of the HM's Cup, which comprises 14 Oman Professional League teams along with 13 first division teams and the five qualifiers, will take place at Kempinski Hotel Muscat on September 12.